Chapter 5 Specifications

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Printing
Chapter 5: 
Specifications
Printing method
On-demand ink jet
Nozzle configuration
Black: 64 nozzles
Color: 64 nozzles for each color (cyan, 
magenta, yellow, light cyan, light magenta)
Printable columns
Character mode
10 characters per inch, 437 columns
Raster graphics mode 
360 dpi: 15,762 available dots
720 dpi: 31,524 available dots
1440 dpi: 63,048 available dots
Maximum printable width
43.76 inches on 44-inch paper
Maximum resolution
1440 dpi 
×
 720 dpi
Engine reliability
Total print volume
18,000 B1 images, 30% coverage
Print head life
Two billion dots per nozzle
Periodic maintenance
Waste ink system requires replacement after 
approximately 12,000 sheets (parts and labor 
not covered under warranty)
Cutter blade life
Approximately 2,000 B1 sheets 
(EPSON media up to 4.33 mil thick)
Print direction
Bidirectional or unidirectional 
(user-selectable)
Control code
ESC/P
®
 Raster
Line spacing
1/6 inch or programmable 
in 1/360-inch increments
Paper feed speed
200 ± 10 milliseconds per 1/6-inch line
RAM
18MB
Character sets
EPSON Courier 10 characters per inch